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Ngema, Mbongeni

Overview
Works: 85 works in 199 publications in 10 languages and 2,946 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Music  History  Film soundtracks  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Historical films  Political films  Ethnic films 
Roles: Author, Performer, Instrumentalist, Composer, Singer, Interviewee, Director, Lyricist, Actor, Conductor, Arranger, Author of screenplay, Adapter, Scenarist
Classifications: PR9369.3.M79, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Mbongeni Ngema
Sarafina! by Darrell Roodt( Visual )

23 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 762 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a world where truth is forbidden, an inspiring teacher dares to instill in her students lessons not found in schoolbooks. In doing so, she challenges their freedom and hers
Woza Albert! by Percy Mtwa( Book )

24 editions published between 1983 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the idea that the second coming of Jesus Christ should take place in present-day South Africa
Sarafina! : the music of liberation : Broadway cast recording by Mbongeni Ngema( Recording )

5 editions published in 1988 in 3 languages and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical about life at Morris Isaacson High School in Soweto, South Africa, using Mbaqanga music. It focuses on one student, Sarafina, who inspires her classmates to struggle against the government
Ladysmith Black Mambazo and friends by Ladysmith Black Mambazo (Musical group)( Recording )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rolihlahla Mandela : Mbongeni Ngema presents music of freedom by Mbongeni Ngema( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Voices of Sarafina!( Visual )

4 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interviews with the young Black South African cast members of the Broadway production of Sarafina!, interspersed with scenes from that musical about the 1976 student uprising at a Soweto high school
Amandla! : a revolution in four-part harmony( Recording )

1 edition published in 2003 in Undetermined and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Woza Albert! by Percy Mtwa( Visual )

18 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The play discusses what it would be like if Christ returned to South Africa. This cassette discusses and has long excerpts of the play, and explains how the play represents black oppression in South Africa
Sarafina! : original cast recording by Mbongeni Ngema( Recording )

6 editions published in 1988 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The best of Mbongeni Ngema : an anthology by Mbongeni Ngema( Book )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Time to unite by Mbongeni Ngema( Recording )

12 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in 6 languages and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Double feature : Down in the Delta ; Sarafina!( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Down in the delta : A troubled single mother from a tough Chicago neighborhood is sent to spend a summer at her family's home in rural Mississippi. Sarafina! : In a world where truth is forbidden, an inspiring teacher dares to instill in her students lessons not found in schoolbooks. In doing so, she challenges their freedom and hers
Africa on Mango( Recording )

1 edition published in 1988 in Undetermined and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sarafina! : the sound of freedom : music from the motion picture by Mbongeni Ngema( Recording )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical about life at Morris Isaacson High School in Soweto, South Africa, using Mbaqanga music. It focuses on one student, Sarafina, who inspires her classmates to struggle against the government
Sarafina! : the sound of freedom : music from the motion picture : original soundtrack by Mbongeni Ngema( Recording )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A musical about life at Morris Isaacson High School in Soweto, South Africa, using Mbaqanga music. It focuses on one student, Sarafina, who inspires her classmates to struggle against the government
The great South African trip( Recording )

1 edition published in 2002 in Undetermined and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

3 movies with soul( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Soweto blues( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interviews of famous musicians in South Africa on their personal perceptions of what the Soweto Uprising in 1976 meant and how it altered the conscious of politics and society in South Africa
Contemporary African plays( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sarafina : a celebration of song and dance( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sarafina is a young girl who adopts a campaign of resistance against the police presence in her school. She images the support of her role model, Nelson Mandela, who is her inspiration and to survive. Sarafina finds an ally in her teacher, Mary Masombuka, who supports the students in their rebellion against the police presence
 
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Woza Albert!
Alternative Names
Mbongeni Ngema

Mbongeni Ngema componist uit Zuid-Afrika

Mbongeni Ngema South African musician

ンゲマ, ムボンゲニ

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